Bin Yaroof

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Bin Yarouf
Total population
(undetermined)
Regions with significant populations
Languages
Unique mixture of Gulf Arabic, Shihhi Arabic and Omani Arabic
Religion
Sunni Islam, Hanbali

Bin Yarouf is a patrilineal clan name used by some Arabian tribes. In the United Arab Emirates, Bin Yaroufs mainly populate the cities of Dubai, Alkhan and Dibba Al-Hisn, an enclave of Sharjah. Members of the clan live in Dibba Al-Baya, Oman, but choose not to carry the clan's name. Other members of the clan migrated to Ajman.

Etymology[edit]

The surname is of Arabic origin (Arabic بن يعروف). It is considered one of the original clans in the United Arab Emirates. The tribe's name is Al Suwaidi.

Notable members[edit]

  • Abdulla Bin Yaroof
  • Mohammed Bin Yaroof